Neapolitan ice cream


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Neapolitan ice cream

n.
Ice cream packaged in layers of different colors and flavors, usually chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry.
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Neapolitan ice cream

n
(Cookery) ice cream, usually in brick form, with several layers of different colours and flavours
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Neapolitan ice cream

- Gets its name from its layers resembling the Italian flag.
See also related terms for layers.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Neapolitan ice cream - a block of ice cream with 3 or 4 layers of different colors and flavors
ice cream, icecream - frozen dessert containing cream and sugar and flavoring
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